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Old 01-19-2007
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Originally Posted by Giulietta
Once it went up for sail, I had a list of people wanting to buy it, just because I was offering a test sail.....I did go out with some, but soon I was refusing it...I hate what we call "smellers" they come in for the free ride...
That's why a sea trial should be one of the last things done in a contract...and not done without a deposit of good faith money and offer signed. Otherwise, you end up giving a lot of people free boat rides.
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